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Hollow video game

Communications ·

Capstone Projects Showcase Game Design Students’ Skills and Creativity

The 2020 capstone projects from AU's MA in Game Design, such as the video game Hollow, were as diverse and imaginative as the students who created them.
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Almar Latour

Communications ·

Dow Jones CEO Almar Latour Sees Growing Demand for Quality Journalism

School of Communication alumnus Almar Latour, recently named CEO of Dow Jones and Publisher of the Wall Street Journal, shares his thoughts on quality journalism, guiding principles of his career, and memories from SOC.
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Caty Borum Chattoo Book Half

Communications ·

SOC's Borum Chattoo Launches New Book on Comedy and Social Justice

SOC Professor Caty Borum Chattoo and co-author Lauren Feldman launch their book "A Comedian and an Activist Walk into A Bar: The Serious Role of Comedy in Social Justice," with foreword by legendary TV producer Norman Lear.
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Jeremiah Patterson

Communications ·

Jeremiah Patterson Named New Director of MA in Journalism and Digital Storytelling

Professor Jeremiah Patterson is the new director of the MA in Journalism and Digital Storytelling, the School of Communication's unique weekend master’s program for working professionals.
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Max Brooks (SOC/MA '97)

Communications ·

Max Brooks Uses Storytelling to Prepare Us for Disaster

Popular author Max Brooks discusses communication, adaptation, survival and his latest book.
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Communications ·

Dean Denardis' Message to Students on Racism

The School of Communication condemns these senseless and heartless acts of violence against Black communities and the systemic racism that enables it
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Creative Resilience CEF

Communications ·

Creative Resilience with CEF Students

Students with the Center for Environmental Filmmaking are practicing creative resilience while being quarantined at home.
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HBX live online class

Communications ·

Society’s Dependence on the Internet: 5 Cyber Issues the Coronavirus Lays Bare

The coronavirus pandemic lays bare the many vulnerabilities created by society’s dependence on the internet.
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Pluto the schnauzer

Communications ·

Take It from Pluto the Schnauzer: Comedy Will Help Us Through the Coronavirus Crisis

Professor Caty Borum Chattoo writes that comedy plays an important societal role when we are working through dire, complex social problems.
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video game screen showing a plague

Communications ·

Online Plagues, Protein Folding and Spotting Fake News: What Games Can Teach Us During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Games are powerful tools for learning and understanding complex situations, such as how diseases spread and even how to treat them.
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